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Written on the hills

the making of the Akron landscape

by Frances McGovern

  • 19 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by University of Akron Press in Akron, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Akron (Ohio),
  • Ohio,
  • Akron.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Ohio -- Akron.,
    • Akron (Ohio) -- History.,
    • Akron (Ohio) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Akron (Ohio) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementFrances McGovern.
      SeriesOhio history and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF499.A3 M37 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 241 p., [8] p. of col. plates :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL975857M
      ISBN 101884836216, 1884836224
      LC Control Number96012940

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      His book Writing in General and the Short Story in Particular outlined his views on short story attended Kenyon College for one year and received a B.A. and M.A. from Wesleyan University in and , respectively. He died in Belfast, Maine of cardiac arrest. The settlers' desperation led to a series of events which would form the nucleus of Wright's most famous book, The Shepherd of the Hills. In , Wright began recording his impressions of the settlers and the events which shaped their lives at his campsite in a corn field on the Ross homestead. The completed novel lay unpublished until

      I magine writing a 50,word novel without using the letter 'e'. That might seem a rather pointless challenge but you can read just such a book - Gadsby by Ernest Vincent Wright, a self-published story from Gadsby's text is a lipogram - a form of writing where a letter, or even a number of letters if you are so inclined, are omitted. I have the same fascination with stories of alleged “wild people” myself, and having grown up in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains in Western North Carolina, it isn’t uncommon to occasionally hear stories about people living “off the grid” and subsisting naturally in remote parts of the American woodland.


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